Attorney and State Ministers will apologize to Sarayaku people

The Sarayaku people is prepared to receive on October 1 the public apologies that the State must make according to the judgment issued by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR), based in Costa Rica, in June 2012. Attorney Diego Garcia, along with the Ministers of...

Program of Environmental and Social Repair will apply to public and private oil companies

The Minister of Environment of Ecuador Lorena Tapia, clarified yesterday August 12 that the Program of Environmental and Social Repair (PRAS for its Spanish acronym) that carring out the entity “does not refer to Chevron case,” but the pollution caused by...

Ministry signs environmental license for oil exploitation in Yasuni

This Thursday, the Ministry of Environment granted Petroamazonas the necessary environmental license to begin the process of oil extraction in the Tambacocha and the Tiputini fields, located in the Yasuni National Park. Petroamazonas may “initiate the preparatory activities...